Phone of the Day: Microsoft Lync Cisco Replacement at BP Amoco Houston, TX

Phone of the Day: Microsoft Lync Cisco Replacement at BP Amoco Houston, TX
You don’t hear this very often, but my friends corporation actually ditched their huge Cisco IP phone network for Microsoft Lync.  So instead of my friend having his former fully featured 7975 color display phone, BP decided to switch to one line laptop based Lync telephones.  I don’t know if the Lync phones are still ...

Phone of the Day: Cisco via the TIC

Phone of the Day: Cisco via the TIC
Todays’ phone of the day is a special edition one brought to you via my other half, who is a firefighter. Often in the fire service we like to “test” tools and this is one of those such tests. She was looking at a new Thermal Imaging Camera (TIC), which help us identify heat sources ...

Phone of the Day: Cisco 8961 Unified IP Phone

Phone of the Day: Cisco 8961 Unified IP Phone
Today’s telephone comes from my friend Jamie in Ohio.  She recently started a new job and told me how wonderful these new Cisco phones are compared to the older 79xx series used at her other jobs. The 8941 is part of a larger group of Unified IP Phones from Cisco.  The 8941 was released in ...